Chapter 8. Regulation and Marking of Social Relationships: Shaking Hands, Terms of Address and Reference, and Being Polite

  1. W. Peter Robinson

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753453.ch8

Language in Social Worlds

Language in Social Worlds

How to Cite

Robinson, W. P. (ed) (2003) Regulation and Marking of Social Relationships: Shaking Hands, Terms of Address and Reference, and Being Polite, in Language in Social Worlds, Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470753453.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631193357

Online ISBN: 9780470753453

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Keywords:

  • regulation;
  • social relationships;
  • empirical studies;
  • societies;
  • video representation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Act of Shaking Hands

  • S Addresses L or Refers to O

  • Politeness

  • The Role of Politeness in Human Behavior

  • Grice and Politeness

  • Accounting in Social Relationships

  • Complications